Kindergarten Readiness Skills

Developmental Skills

  1. Knows first and last name.
  2. Puts on own coat/sweater.
  3. Ties shoes or wears Velcro shoes.
  4. Buckles, snaps, and zippers own clothing.
  5. Uses scissors.

Social Development

  1. Uses words to communicate and express feelings.
  2. Cooperates with peers and adults.
  3. Shares with peers.
  4. Listens and focuses when someone is speaking.
  5. Follows simple directions.
  6. Is able to transition from one activity to another.

Language and Reading Skills

  1. Speaks clearly, using knowledge of grammar.
  2. Uses increasingly complex vocabulary.
  3. Recognizes own name in print.
  4. Writes own name.
  5. Knows how to hold a pencil.
  6. Identifies most of the letters in the alphabet by name- capital and lower case.
  7. Draws pictures and writes letters without scribbling.
  8. Identifies and names rhyming words.
  9. Shows an interest in stories.
  10. Retells a simple story.
  11. Compares and contrasts pictures
  12. Matches pictures and words

Number and Math Skills

  1. Recognizes basic shapes.
  2. Identifies colors.
  3. Counts to 20 or higher.
  4. Identifies numbers to 10 or more.
  5. Compares objects and sets of objects.
Calendar
Nov 21
Thanksgiving Prayer Service, 2:30pm at church
Nov 22
- Nov 24
Thanksgiving Break - NO SCHOOL
Dec 01
First Friday/Staff Mtg., dismissal at 12:30pm
Dec 07
Free Dress for Charity, dismissal at 12:30pm
Dec 08
Immaculate Conception Mass, 9:30am
Dec 19
Curriculum Day, dismissal at 12:30pm
Dec 21
Candle Lighting Ceremony, dismiss at 11am- church
Dec 23
- Jan 06
Christmas Break - NO SCHOOL

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